American Black Film Festival returns

2016 Black Film Festival in Miami

Miramar Patriots give back to homeless

Throughout the year, the team will focus on serving the homeless and helping children with special needs

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The American Black Film Festival Returns to Miami in June 2016

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It's the perfect time for some press leading up to the August 14th movie opening of the N.W.A. biopic "Straight Outta Compton" and in good business man Dr. Dre fashion, he says he will donate royalties from his new album ...

South Florida kids encouraged to play

In 2012, the Centers for Disease Control reported that more than one third of children in the United States are considered obese. Children today are more connected to their phones and technology than outdoors and activity. Locally, the city of ...

A victory for all in Africa

Leading up to the NBA’s first game in Africa, NBA players and coaches participated in the 13th edition of Basketball Without Borders. The players competed in the game on Aug. 1.

Miami Football Festival

On Saturday, July 25, the second annual “Miami Football Festival” at Tropical Park wrapped up an exciting day of all things “football.” The free community event is part of the Youth Sports Championship Series, an initiative of Miami-Dade County Mayor ...

Chatter that Matters

It is very sad that this has happened to such a great man as former Director Robert “Bobby” Parker. Parker worked tirelessly to ensure the safety of residents in our county for more than 30 years and made history by ...

Summer 2015 Reading Guide

There’s too much stuff in your house. Too much stuff leads to frustration. Frustration leads to cleaning. Cleaning leads to finding (more) stuff you forgot you had… like the bookstore gift certificate you got seven months ago. Uh oh.

Marvel reboots ‘Fantastic Four’

It's been 10 years since the first “Fantastic Four” movie hit theaters. The first entry was strong enough to spawn a sequel in 2007, but that was the last time we saw a live-action rendition of this super hero team. ...

Eat your heart out during Miami Spice

Now in its 14th year, the Greater Miami Convention & Visitors Bureau (GMCVB) kicked off Miami Spice Restaurant Program, July 30 at the Hyatt Regency Miami. Miami Spice, which runs from Aug. 1 – Sept. 30, allows foodies to try ...

Dance to portray police injustice

The New World School of the Arts Alumni Foundation has awarded the organization’s first “Inspiration Grant” to alumnus Christopher Rudd. Rudd has started a dance company, RudduR Dance, and is focusing a portion of his efforts to the creation of ...

The Social Whirl

Activities,celebrations of life and notable and memorable occasions punctuated the weekend. Such was the case as newly ordained Deacon Rev. Gizelle McPhee preached her first sermon at The Historic St. Agnes’ Episcopal Church on Sunday, August 2, with family, friends ...

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Will Smith never responds to much of anything when it comes to his name being surrounded by rumors. But thanks to technology and social media, we are now getting celebrity reactions in real time, no filter.

African diaspora festival coming this weekend

The sixth annual African Diaspora Dance and Drum Festival of Florida, presented by Delou Africa Inc., is scheduled to take place from 9 a.m. to 11:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 1, at the Little Haiti Cultural Complex, 212 NE 59th Terr., ...